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Title For greater glory [videorecording] : the true story of Cristiada / ARC Entertainment ; Dos Corazones Films ; a New Land Films production ; a Dean Wright film ; written by Michael Love ; produced by Pablo José Barroso ; directed by Dean Wright.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : ARC Entertainment, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    FOR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (150 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Videodisc release of the 2012 motion picture.
Special features: The true story of the Cristeros ; theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Eduardo Martínez Solares ; editors, Richard Francis-Bruce, Mike Oden Jackson ; music, James Horner.
Cast Andy Garcia, Oscar Isaac, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Santiago Cabrera, Mauricio Kuri, Rubéen Blades, Bruce Greenwood, Eduardo Verastegui, Bruce McGill, Eva Longoria, Peter O'Toole.
Summary A chronicle of the Cristero War (1926-1929) fought by the people of Mexico against the atheistic Mexican government. Focuses on retired General Enrique Gorostieta Velarde, who was reluctant to join in the war, and José Luis Sánchez del Rio, a young boy who witnessed a priest's murder and later is tortured by the government.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for war violence and some disturbing images.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Gorostieta Velarde, Enrique, 1890-1929 -- Drama.
Sánchez del Río, José -- Drama.
Cristero Rebellion, 1926-1929 -- Drama.
Church and state -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century -- Drama.
Freedom of religion -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century -- Drama.
Mexico -- History -- 1910-1946 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical films.
War films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Wright, Dean, 1967-
Love, Michael (Michael James)
Barroso, Pablo Jose.
Garcia, Andy.
Isaac, Oscar.
Sandino Moreno, Catalina, 1981-
O'Toole, Peter, 1932-2013-
Longoria, Eva, 1975-
Cabrera, Santiago.
Kuri, Mauricio, 1997-
ARC Entertainment (Firm)
Dos Corazones Films (Firm)
New Land Films (Firm)
Added Title Greater glory
True story of Cristiada
Standard No. 796019824996
Music No. 82499 ARC Entertainment

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